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Files up to 2GB in size can be sent on WhatsApp, more users got the update

Now this feature is being rolled out for more WhatsApp users and soon you will also start getting the benefit of it.

Messaging platform WhatsApp has given a major update to its file-sharing feature. After this update, users will get the option to share files up to 2GB in size.

This feature was in development mode till now and was released to select users in the last few weeks.

Now this feature is being rolled out for more WhatsApp users and soon you will also start getting the benefit of it.

File sharing limit is now 100MB

According to WABetaInfo , a website that informs about WhatsApp updates , 2GB file sharing in the app will soon be available to all users on iOS and Android platforms.

After the change, while sharing a file on WhatsApp, its size will not be seen.

Nowadays, with the help of smartphone cameras, 1080p high-quality videos can be recorded, whose size exceeds 100MB. To share these, till now the help of apps like Drive or Telegram had to be taken.

WhatsApp has more than two billion users worldwide and 340 million minutes of video calls are made daily with the help of this app. In India alone, more than 48 crore users use WhatsApp every day.

Telegram will get direct competition

Not being able to share large files on WhatsApp was bothering users for a long time. They had to use other apps even if they did not want to.

WhatsApp can compete with Telegram with the new file sharing size limit, on which users can share files up to 2GB in size.

Let us tell you, before this, users used to get the option to share files up to 1.5GB in size on Telegram .

Have you got the new WhatsApp feature?

To check if you have found the new feature related to file sharing limits on the messaging app , you will have to try sending large files.

Go to the device’s file manager and try to send such a file to WhatsApp, whose size is more than 100MB.

You will be able to send the file when the new feature is available. Otherwise you will see the message, ‘This document is too large. You can send only 100MB size documents.

You will be able to see the record of the participants of the group

The company is working on a new feature to improve the group messaging experience. With the help of this feature, users will get a chance to see the record of the participants of a group.

With this feature, you can easily see the list of all the members who have left the WhatsApp group earlier.

Currently, the list of members who have left the WhatsApp group cannot be seen separately.

At the same time, users will be given a chance to see the reactions on the album together without opening the album.


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Support will end for older iPhones

WhatsApp has announced it is ending support for several older iPhones this year. The older iOS versions for which WhatsApp has now ended support include iOS 10 and iOS 11.

To run WhatsApp, any version from iOS 12 to the latest iOS 15.5 must be installed on the phone.

That is, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6s users will only have to upgrade the software of their device.

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